French Quarter parking restrictions & road closures: Friday, August 31-Monday, September 3, 2018

The following road closures will go into effect for Southern Decadence on Friday, August 31–Monday, September 3, 2018. Please plan accordingly.

Bourbon Street Hard Closure from St. Peter to Dumaine Streets (700-800 blocks)– 7pm–4am

Vehicles will not be able to cross the Bourbon Street Hard Closure at the intersections. all streets leading to Bourbon St. from Royal St. and Dauphine St. will be closed. It will also be a no parking/tow away zone (signage will be posted). A

There will be no Exterior Soft Closure.

The Department of Public Works will designate the following 700-800 street blocks No Parking zones from 2pm–4am:

  • St. Peter St.
  • Orleans Ave.
  • St. Ann St.
  • Dumaine St.

Additional closures may be put in place depending on pedestrian density throughout the event. You can stay current with real-time traffic updates at, where you can also sign up for text alerts.